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Manufacturers Index - Marathon Electric Manufacturing Co.

Marathon Electric Manufacturing Co.
Wausau, WI, U.S.A.
Company Website: http://www.marathonelectric.com/
Manufacturer Class: Metal Working Machinery

History
Last Modified: Nov 27 2013 8:37AM by Jeff_Joslin
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This motor manufacturer was established in 1913. At some point they became Marathon, Inc. and in 1997 they became a part of Regal-Beloit Corp.

For many years Marathon was the main motor supplier for Delta Unisaws, Delta radial arm saws, and grinders. They also supplied Montgomery Ward.

Information Sources

  • The company website provided the year of establishment and the connection to Regal-Beloit.
  • A post on owwm.org provides some insight into the use of Marathon motors in Delta bench and pedestal grinders.